Purchasing a new rug can be intimidating. They can be a large investment financially, and the thought of choosing the wrong color for a piece that takes up so much space can seem daunting! When you first step into a home, it's one of the first things that grabs your attention. Through visual appeal and texture, a rug can seriously set the tone of an entire room. By taking a look at some of our favorite styles of rugs, we hope to ease the stress and provide a guide to help you decide which type of rug is best for you.
Shown Here: Jaipur York Rug from the Uptown By Artemis Collection in Red & Brown
Traditional - Starting with the most classic choice, traditional style rugs are named appropriately for their timeless style and tried-and-true aesthetic. Also referred to as an oriental rug, these styles of rugs are known for their versatility and elegance. Rugs like the Red & Brown Jaipur York Rug from the Uptown By Artemis Collection or the Black & Gold Jaipur Margara Rug from the Jaimak Collection are the perfect options for a strictly traditional rug choice. Traditional rugs work best in large areas like living or dining rooms. If you choose a traditional rug, complete the room with neutral decor. Match the furniture to the colors in the rug, but don’t be afraid to mix some patterns in to add depth.
Shown Here: Multicolor Jaipur Matcha Rug from the Genesis Collection
Contemporary - On the opposite side of the design spectrum, contemporary rugs are the perfect way to add an extra punch of style and interest. Don’t let the bold prints or colors scare you away! Known for more abstract designs and daring colors, a contemporary rug instantly elevates a space to look modern and current. If your style is clean and modern, a contemporary style rug perfectly completes the look. Try the Multicolor Jaipur Matcha Rug from the Genesis Collection or the Loloi Echo Area Rug in Slate & Multi for fresh interest.
Shown Here: Jaipur Almand Rug from the Naturals Tobago Collection in White & Gray
Natural - Natural rugs are a great way to bring bring the beauty of nature indoors. Selecting a rug made with natural elements such as jute, chenille, rayon yarn or cotton to get the natural look. Natural rugs are the perfect option for bringing life and texture to a dull environment. Try the Jaipur Almand Rug from the Naturals Tobago Collection in White & Gray.
Shown Here: Jaipur Kinburn Rug from the Terracotta Collection in Silver Mink
Vintage Wash - If you’re looking to update a traditional room but not looking to change everything, a vintage wash rug is the perfect fit. These rugs are the modern take on the traditional ornate rug and feature a washed out vintage style. One of our favorite vintage wash rugs is the Jaipur Kinburn Rug from the Terracotta Collection in Silver Mink. Vintage wash style rugs stand out from the rest with their delicate fade of color and design in a unique pattern and color combination.
Shown Here: Jaipur Manatee Rug from the Maritime Collection in Cream
Shag - When it comes to your home, comfort should always be a priority. A shag rug helps create a warm and welcoming environment that everyone will want to gather around. Our plush, hand-woven shag rugs are made of 100% polyester and work as a great background to any collection of furnishings and decor you choose to surround it with. Select the Jaipur Manatee Rug from the Maritime Collection in Cream for a soft and welcoming experience every time you take a step!
Shown Here: Jaipur Corsage Rug from the Flora Collection in Pearled Ivory
Floral - A floral rug brings instant life and interest to an otherwise bland space. Our selection of floral rugs feature a reinvention of the typical floral rug with a fresh palette of livable colors and patterns. Try the Jaipur Corsage Rug from the Flora Collection in Pearled Ivory for a stunning rug that takes center stage, or place the Jaipur Rodez Rug from the Poeme Collection in Golden Ochre in a room that needs a pop of interest and warm color scheme.